A Grand Deception
- A Gentlemen of Worth series
All goes as Muriel expects until the Earl of Amhurst arrives. London gossips link their names, and this causes complications not only for her reputation but for her heart as well.
It will take a proper Man of Circumstance to distract Muriel from touring Roman ruins and conjugating Latin verbs. To her dismay, the new Earl of Amhurst may do just that.
April 2012In this, the second book about the Ashleigh family, Lucy—now a young woman—is heartbroken when her childhood sweetheart, James Wyatt, rejects her. To raise her spirits, her parents arrange for her to stay in Florence at the magnificent home of her great-grandmother, the Contessa di Lorenzo.
When she meets Major Charles Ryman, a dashing young American with a mysterious past, they are immediately attracted to each other. They meet in secret, flouting the Contessa's strict rules. And when Lucy must return to England, Charles follows her.
Lucy is deeply in love. But can she trust Charles' feelings for her? Is their love strong enough to survive the rumors about his past? And can Lucy give up everything to begin a new life with him in America?
Dulcie Crowder Gets Her Man
Tom has vowed above all else to bring law and order to this hardscrabble gold rush town, and knows Hangtown is no place to get married and start a family. Yet, he takes notice as Dulcie tries to turn his head and win his heart. So do all the other lonely men around.
When Dulcie discovers corruption in the judiciary during the trial of a friend, she naturally turns to Tom for help. The deputy looks for evidence, but Dulcie has other ideas on how to catch the varmint. As she works for justice, will she jeopardize her chances with Tom?
What's in a Name
Having struggled to build the North End's biggest fish market after emigrating from Italy, Antonio Santilli had hired Marcus to help the boy and his mother. But when Marcus resorts to stealing and runs away with Antonio's young sister, Antonio wants to see him punished.
Suspecting the children have joined a traveling circus, Antonio and Juliet are forced to pursue them together despite their differences. Each misadventure brings out their best and their worst as they survive a grounded steamboat, a carriage accident, and a train wreck.
Antonio's emotional strength and uncommon wisdom convince Juliet he is a man worth loving, but she fears her aristocratic father won't approve. Antonio wonders if Juliet can adjust to working-class Boston.
Together they must overcome their conflicts so Marcus can have a real family - but first they must find the children.